Cape Hatteras North Carolina Nc 1886 Dispatch Boat Dolphin Sail Professionally Matted Antique Harper's Engraving Print Ready To Frame
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This is an antique, bevel-matted engraving from Harper's Weekly, an illustrated newspaper, published in 1886. The prints in this series have text on the reverse, & are printed on what is called rag paper, an antique paper that is stronger & far more durable than the newspaper we know today. The print is matted in an off-white acid free matte & is backed by a black acid free backboard which is NOT ATTACHED TO THE PRINT, but which should be kept with the print when framed. TITLE: THE UNITED STATES DISPATCH BOAT DOLPHIN OFF CAPE HATTERAS PUBLICATION DATE: 1886 ARTIST: J.O. DAVIDSON, SIGNED in PLATE CONDITION: EXCELLENT The prints in this series are clear, clean & bright. No foxing, creasing, folds or tears. A really nice image. Excellent definition. Nice clean, sharp lines. Matted & ready to be framed. This print is about 135 years old & guaranteed to be original. It's an authentic old print from the aforementioned publication, & NOT A REPRODUCTION. The print is about 7" x 9 1/2" (including the visible border around the print). Matted the print measures 11" x 14". This is a standard size matte that will fit into a standard size frameno costly custom frames required. About The Mats All of our prints are bevel matted in a very high quality, simple off-white/ivory matting. The backing, WHICH IS NOT ATTACHED TO THE PRINT, also meets the same high quality standard. All mats are acid-free & the small piece of tape used to attach the print to the top of the mat is artists tape. This print is truly ready to be framed & preserved. Some Comments about Our Mats: Always a wonderful transaction. Will buy again. Awesome Prints & Mats Incredible Print. Fab pkg. Rapid ship. Gorgeous Mat. Great communication. Beautiful Print. Awesome Mat! Fab pkg. Rapid ship. Bought 4 MORE! A As always, a very fine print & mat, well-packed & promptly shipped: A+ This print is better than I imagined, the mat is fabulous, everything is perfect THANK YOU! JUST AS DESCRIBED. GREAT MATTING! A+A+A+ Great vendor. Nicely packaged & matted. Highly recommend this vendor. Great matted print, excellent transaction in every way, A - thank you! Great print artfully matted. Prompt service. Thanks. Great service-prompt delivery-beautifully matted-perfection! General Information If you have a question, don't hesitate to contact us. We are happy to answer questions & can usually do so within 24 hours. Return policy: Please be assured that we strive to provide our customers & potential customers with accurate descriptions & we always do our best to mention any condition issues worth noting. If you are ever dissatisfied with a purchase from us, please contact us immediately. We stand behind what we sell & will do our best to accommodate. All of our items have a full return policy, less return shipping (unless we goofed). ALL OF OUR MATTED PRINTS ARE WRAPPED in A CLEAR CELLOPHANE ENVELOPE THAT PROTECTS THE PRINT DURING SHIPPING & IS PERFECT FOR GIFT GIVING. Cape Hatteras North Carolina Nc 1886 Dispatch



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